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    DescriptionThis groundbreaking book documents the fascinating history of quilt and patchwork production. The hidden histories and personal narratives of some of the most evocative objects in the V&A's collection are revealed, from the origins of the 'love poem' on the Chapman marriage coverlet to the sources of inspiration for the intricately pieced pictorial 'George III coverlet'. Now available in paperback, this lavishly illustrated book challenges the assumption that stitching is simply 'women's work'.


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    Title
    Quilts 1700-2010
    Subtitle
    Hidden Histories, Untold Stories
    Authors and contributors
    Edited by Sue Prichard
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 240
    Width: 247 mm
    Height: 250 mm
    Thickness: 18 mm
    Weight: 1,021 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781851776085
    ISBN 10: 1851776087
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 24210
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: BEA
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T1.3
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 01
    B&T General Subject: 250
    Ingram Subject Code: CR
    Libri: I-CR
    BIC subject category V2: AKT
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Approval Code: A04505654
    BIC subject category V2: AFWH
    BISAC V2.8: CRA047000, CRA031000
    DC22: 746.4609, 746.460944
    LC subject heading:
    LC classification: TT835 .Q5478 2010
    Thema V1.0: WFBQ, WFV
    Illustrations note
    130 colour
    Publisher
    V & A Publishing
    Imprint name
    V & A Publishing
    Publication date
    27 November 2012
    Publication City/Country
    London
    Author Information
    Sue Prichard is Curator of Contemporary Textiles at the V&A. She is the author of V&A Pattern: The Fifties (V&A 2009) and Patchwork for Beginners (V&A 2010).